The Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Nicolás Mönckeberg, asked nearly 50 thousand employers still did not record the contracts & # 39; private household workers to do so, having participated in behin 39, meeting & # 39; different groups in the sector and announced the opening of & # 39; & # 39 campaign; inspection.
In the framework of the National Day Special House worker, which is commemorated every 21 & # 39; in November, the Minister Nicolás Mönckeberg announced that from 2015, the date on which it is required to record contract , still about 50 thousand who did it. According to the INE data, there are more than 289 thousand workers in the sector. Namely, there is a high rate of & # 39; informality that needs to be corrected.
The authority of the government announced a series of & # 39; measures, which are expected to fight informal work & # 39; Domestic workers comprise plane & # 39; special control, the right to be beneficiaries of the bill creating the Universal Delivery and Nursery & # 39; & # 39 bags; study for job training through the sences.
With regard to the complaints made to DT, in 2017 reached 1,122, while in & # 39; October & # 39; this year they amounted to 601. The Metropolitan region leads the list with & # 39; 287 and is followed by Los Lagos (65) and Valparaiso (47).
The list & # 39; matter reported is run by others – which included life protection and health of workers, maternity protection, labor informality, working hours, Breaks, Jurisdictions, Holidays and annual permits, needs & # 39; employers, Fundamental Rights among other issues – it & # 39; (38.4%), benefits (19.7%), remuneration (8.9%), quotes (8.8%) and Contract Labor (8.3%).
The most frequent incidents suffered by domestic workers are burning and psychological diseases.
Regarding fines, during 2015 there were 1590; in 2016 reached 199; in 2017 to 156 and in 2018 to 105. F & # 39; this item, the most frequent penalties were for non & # 39; compliance with the DFL 2 of the Ministry of Labor (37), b & # 39; quotas (34), Hours Extraordinary (33) and the new provisions of Law 20 786 (21).
"I pray for an end to bad practices that are at the expense of & # 39; those who care for our children, who are part of the day for the home day, they deserve, like everyone else, safe and dignified contract and social security ", stressed the Minister Nicolás Mönckeberg.
However, the Minister reported Mönckeberg already instructed DT to conduct a campaign to disseminate labor standards to protect domestic workers, to promote and monitor compliance. F & # 39; this framework, will be prepared materials & # 39; audiovisual support for workers and employers, and processes & # 39; Proactive inspection will be planned and executed, and agreements and alliances will be applied to & # 39; other services to facilitate their implementation.
At the same time, distribute informational materials about domestic workers in all Regional Directorates of Labor of the country during November.
On the occasion, the authorities and workers discussed the implementation of Law 20 786, which became effective in & # 39; in January 2015, with the requirement that a uniform tintlibx in public spaces, registration & # 39; contracts with the Directorate of Labor (online athttp://www.dt.gob.cl), And the reduction of working hours, among others. F & # 39; & # 39 case, of norm violations, fines ranging from 1 ($ 48 160) 10 UTM ($ 481 600) for any irregularity found.